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Galway Races

25th - 31st July 2016

Looking for a hotel during the Galway Races? The Summer Horse Racing Festival in Galway is one of Ireland's largest sporting festivals and lasts a mammoth 7 days from Monday 25th - 31st July 2016. The g Hotel & Spa Galway is the home of style and glamour during the Galway Races.

PRE RACING AFTERNOON TEA

With evening race meets on Monday, Tuesday & Friday of the Galway Races – start your day in style with Afternoon Tea at the g Hotel & Spa. Indulge your colleagues and book our limited edition Floral Afternoon Tea with a selection of scones, savoury bites on gourmet breads and a tempting array of sweet treats infused with summer flavours and floral hints. Served with hot beverage of choice and accompanied by a chilled glass of Valdo Rosé Prosecco. From €59 per two guests. **Group bookings of 10 or more will receive an additional bottle of limited edition Valdo Rosé Prosecco per 10 guests with our compliments.**  Transfers to Racecourse can be arranged on request. BOOK NOW

BUBBLY TIPSTER BRUNCH  - Weds 27th & Thurs 28th July

Hosted both days by celebrity stars of the turf, Katie and Ruby Walsh. Guests will enjoy a chilled glass of prosecco on arrival, a full brunch buffet with tea/coffee followed by coach transfer to the Galway Racecourse at Ballybrit. Enjoy entertaining interviews with Ruby and Katie Walsh and get the inside track with expert tips for the day by horse-racing correspondent George McDonagh. **PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL** Tickets are €45 per person to include prosecco on arrival, Brunch, one way coach transfer PLUS admission ticket  to the Galway Races. TO BOOK - email eat@theg.ie 

g BEST HAT & MOST STYLISH MAN - Thurs 28th July/Ladies Day

Synonymous with style, Ladies Day at the g is the most glamorous night of the year. The Signature Lounges will be filled with the most sensational style competing for a stunning bespoke creation by master milliner and g Hotel design director, Philip Treacy.  Following a fantastic line up in 2015, this year the g Hotel & Spa will also be rewarding the most Stylish Man with a Strellson suit from Hanley's Menswear up for grabs. The overall prize value of our Ladies Day events is over €3,500! MC is Louise Duffy from Today FM. Judging from 9.30pm-10.30pm  #gBestHat #gDapperGent

FABULOUS FRIDAY WITH SPRING BREAK 80s

Enjoy an evening at the Galway Races followed by fantastic cocktails and dance floor masters, Spring Break 80s Band. Avail of our coach service from the racecourse – just €5 one way redeemable against a drink at the g Hotel & Spa bar. Coach service running from the racecourse to the g Hotel & Spa after the last race on Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.

COACH TRANSFERS TO/FROM the g

Transfer from Ballybrit to the g Hotel & Spa  ***€5 one way from Ballybrit redeemable against a drink at the bar in the g.*** Tickets must be purchased  onboard and kept for credit. Lost tickets cannot be replaced.

the g COACH TIMETABLE

WEDNESDAY – First race 3pm and Last race 7.10pm

  •  Departing the g hotel: 12.30pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm
  •  Departing racecourse: 6pm, 7pm and 8pm

 THURSDAY –  First race 1.50pm and Last race 6pm

  •  Departing the g hotel: 11.30am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm
  •  Departing racecourse: 5.30pm, 6.30pm and 7.30pm

 FRIDAY – First race 5.10pm and Last race 8.30pm

  •  Departing the g hotel: 2.15pm: 3.15pm and 4.15pm
  • Departing racecourse: 6.30pm: 7.30pm and 9pm

All events , times & prices are subject to change

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